Mary talks with John and Mark Cronin about John’s online sock business, John’s Crazy Socks. It’s an inspirational and entertaining story about their company’s mission to spread happiness.
John’s Crazy Socks Webpage https://johnscrazysocks.com/
John Cronin on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UChQzvQju2SQiW9rIf5JNsVQ/playlists
Mary talks with Reading Therapist Eleanor Stewart from the Down Syndrome Resource Foundation about helping special needs kiddos learn to read.
Down Syndrome Resource Foundation Videos
DSRF Video Playlist on YouTube
Down Syndrome Resource Foundation Web Page
Mary talks with her good friend Sharon, from England, about the Rockin Mom connection that spans oceans. The two met while at the Rockin’ Mom Retreat in Phoenix.
Mary talks with Kristy Fuller about her son, Karver who has mosaic Down syndrome.
International Mosaic Down Syndrome Association https://www.imdsa.org/
Mary talks with Dr Susan Fawcett of the Down Syndrome Resource Foundation about the challenges of a dual diagnosis of Down syndrome and Autism.
Putting The Pieces Together https://www.dsrf.org/blog/putting-the-pieces-together–the-down-syndrome-autism-connection
The Down Syndrome Resource Foundation https://www.dsrf.org/
Email Dr. Susan Fawcett : [email protected]
Building on her appearance in Episode 17, Katie Rinald returns to chat with Mary about steps and techniques for potty training.
Katie Rinald, BCBA Co-Director Blackbird Special Education https://blackbirdse.com/katie-rinald-bcba
Chummie Bedwetting Alarm https://chummiebedwettingalarm.com/
Ikea Chlldren’s Potty https://www.ikea.com/ca/en/p/lilla-childrens-potty-green-30193163/
Toilet Training Videos – YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HP60MoDRPdM
Mary talks with Sinead Quinn, a wellness coach who specializes in self-care of Special Needs Moms.
Grateful Wellness https://grateful-wellness.com/
Grateful Wellness For Special Needs Moms Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/groups/gwspecialneedsmoms/
“We Call B.S.” Podcast https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/we-call-b-s/id1481416740
In the opening episode of Series 2 Mary and Ron talk about frustration, tears, and how to recognize when you’ve “maxed out” as a special needs parent.
Mary and Ron discuss Christmas traditions and how she includes Ainsley in all of them.
Don’t forget to send an e-mail to [email protected] to enter the contest to win one of two Sm:)e Band Christmas CD’s.
https://www.smileband.ca/ The Smile Band Website
In the last episode of Season 1 Mary and Ron talk about how it all started. From our favourite episodes, where the show might go in Season 2, what we’re doing on the hiatus, and some possible forays into other media streams it’s a broad ranging discussion.
There is wine, beer, and Miss A’s Cookies to help us along.
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For more resources:
Down Syndrome Resource Foundation
Down Syndrome Diagnosis Network
Variety, The Children’s Charity